Endocrinology is a branch of Medicine that studies the endocrine glands and the hormones they produce. Examples are the thyroid and pituitary glands.
We offer specialist out-patients and in-patients endocrinology services at New Cross Hospital. Out-patient services is located at the diabetes centre, while in-patients services is based on ward C-25
Endocrine specialist clinics
General endocrine clinic (Tuesday all day)
Thyroid clinic (Tuesday)
Radioiodine clinic (Thursday)
Thyroid Eye clinic (Thursday)
Lipid disorder clinic (Tuesday)
Information and leaflets
Hyperthyroidism (info leaflets)
Radioiodine for hyperthyroidism
Referral to endocrinology clinic
Refer the following patients
Thyroid disorders: Hypo or hyperthyroidism, Thyroid nodules
Calcium and metabolic disorders
Adrenal disorders: Addison’s, Cushing’s, Adrenal mass, Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Online resources in endocrinology
Thyroid disease manager
Thyroid Disease Manager offers an up-to-date analysis of thyrotoxicosis, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules and cancer, thyroiditis, and all aspects of human thyroid disease and thyroid physiology
British Thyroid association
This is the official site of the British Thyroid Assocation, a non-profit making Learned Society of professional clinical specialist doctors and scientists in the United Kingdom who manage patients with thyroid disease and/or are researching into the thyroid and its diseases in humans.
Society for Endocrinology
The Society for Endocrinology is the major British society representing scientists, clinicians and nurses who work with hormones.
Endoctext.org is the web-based source of information on endocrine disease directed to physicians around the world caring for patients with these problems, and is organize by Leslie J De Groot, MD, twelve Section Editors, and nearly 400 Authors
We are the UK's leading charity providing support to people affected by disorders of the pituitary gland which include: Acromegaly, Cushing's, Prolactinoma, Diabetes Insipidus and Hypopituitarism. We also provide information to medical professionals and campaign to raise awareness of key issues affecting patients and their families.
You and your Hormones
You and your hormones is the official public information website of the Society for Endocrinology